Wishmeier Family History

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Wishmeier Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Richmeier, Wischmeier, Kirchmeier, Birchmeier, Vietmeier, Bachmeier

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Wishmeier Family Origin

Where is the Wishmeier family from?

Wishmeier Family Occupations

What did your Wishmeier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wishmeier. The most common Wishmeier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wishmeier's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wishmeier ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Wishmeier Historical Records

What Wishmeier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 99 census records available for the last name Wishmeier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wishmeier census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wishmeier

Passenger List

There are 11 immigration records available for the last name Wishmeier. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 30 military records available for the last name Wishmeier. For the veterans among your Wishmeier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wishmeier Life Expectancy

What is the average Wishmeier lifespan?

Between 1971 and 1998, in the United States, Wishmeier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Wishmeier in 1971 was 71, and 71 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wishmeier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wishmeier ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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